The Advanced Learning Center Collision repair class recently competed in the Utah Leadership & Skills Conference. They were able to take four students to compete in the SkillsUSA contest. Seth Christmas (Maple Mountain) and Erik Kallaker(Springville) competed in Collision repair technology. Brady Olsen (Spanish Fork) and Ethan Mower (Salem) competed in the automotive refinishing competition.
Seth Christmas Placed 1st in the state of Utah and has been invited to represent the state of Utah at the National Competition in Atlanta Georgia this June. Erik Kallaker and Brady Olsen both placed second in their event and were awarded tools from donors like Snap-on, Matco, and Big Kid Blocks. Ethan Mower just missed the podium but will be back next year ready to stand on the podium.
Congratulations ALC Students and Chet Harmer!
If you are still looking for amazing classes to take this fall, check out our Auto Collision classes:
Intro Auto Paint and Refinishing (CRT 1110, 1111l, 1210, 121l) | UVU CONCURRENT ENROLLMENT - SEMESTER
- SUGGESTED GRADES: 11-12
- 1 Credit HS (A88070C)
- Up to 6 Credits CE
- PreReq: Welding 1
This course prepares individuals to safely prepare, mask, prime, seal, and paint vehicles and parts; use and maintain spray guns, booths, and equipment; address paint defects; mix, match, tint, and blend paint; store and dispose of hazardous materials; understand the corrosion protection process; and buff, and detail a refinished vehicle. This course also prepares individuals in the repair and refinishing of uni-bodies and fenders of automobiles. This course is an introduction to non-structural repairs and various methods of refinishing and safety training. This course is based on the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) automotive collision task list and the I-CAR training program. Industry work ethic standards and productivity are an integral part of the classroom and laboratory activities of this program as determined in the Professional Development Program (PDP).
Advanced Non-structural Collision Repair (CRT 1120, 112l, 1130, 113l, 1140, 114l, 1230, 123l) | UVU CONCURRENT ENROLLMENT - FULL YEAR: 2 Class Periods Per Semester
- SUGGESTED GRADES: 11-12
- 1 Credit HS (A88080C)
- Up to 12 Credits CE
- PreReq: Automotive Paint & Refinishing, Teacher Approval
This course prepares individuals to perform non-structural repair, replacement, and adjustment of automotive outer body panels and uni-body components. This course is based on the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) automotive collision task list and the I-CAR training program. Work ethics and productivity are an integral part of the classroom and laboratory activities of this program.